Sen. Jan Angel

Sen. Jan Angel prepares to leave the political stage

Part 2: Navigating Olympia for ‘the public good’


Angel ending her elective career

Legislator and commissioner, Angel has followed a sometimes difficult path to public service


Retiring Sen. Angel to be honored Nov. 18

Republican ending 18 years representing 26th Legislative District


Marty McClendon

Sen. Jan Angel withdraws from 26th District race

Port Orchard Republican incumbent throws support to Marty McClendon of Gig Harbor.

Marty McClendon

Angel given award for service to veterans

26th District senator is an advocate for veterans and their families.

Angel honored for her work serving veterans

OLYMPIA — State Sen. Jan Angel, R-Port Orchard, has been selected Legislator of the Year by the Governor’s Veterans Advisory Committee and Washington State Department… Continue reading

Sen. Angel honored by Washington’s credit unions

SEATAC — State Sen. Jan Angel, (R-Port Orchard) was awarded the Northwest Credit Union Movement’s 2017 Community Impact Award for her legislative service on July… Continue reading

Water-rights issue is at crux of Legislature stalemate | In Olympia

OLYMPIA — No issue in the state Legislature illustrates the urban-rural split in Washington state than what’s euphemistically called “the Hirst fix.” It refers to… Continue reading

New state budget means increased funding for South Kitsap school districts

PORT ORCHARD — When the Washington State Legislature finally passed its two-year state budget and Gov. Jay Inslee signed it June 30, there were expressions… Continue reading

Legslature needs to resolve two court case dilemmas | Jan Angel

By JAN ANGEL 26th Legislative District Senator In the Senate, we continue working in good faith to try to find an agreement on a final… Continue reading

Angel’s veterans networking bill signed by governor

OLYMPIA — A bill introduced by Sen. Jan Angel, R- Port Orchard, to build a peer-to-peer network for veterans support services and to realign government… Continue reading

Angel tells constituents: the House must live within its means | Legislative Update

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group OLYMPIA — Washington state legislators once again find themselves between a rock and a hard place following the close… Continue reading

Rural property owners find there’s no water at the pump | Sen. Jan Angel

Sen. Jan Angel, 26th Legislative District Republican, addresses the recent Washington state Supreme Court’s Hirst decision concerning the use of household wells in a guest… Continue reading

Angel’s veterans bill passes unanimously by state Senate | In Olympia

OLYMPIA — The state Senate voted unanimously March 2 to pass a bill sponsored by Sen. Jan Angel, R-Port Orchard, to connect veterans with jobs… Continue reading

Majority Coalition has a plan to fund education | Sen. Jan Angel

By SEN. JAN ANGEL, 26th Legislative District-R By this point, you likely have heard about the issues Washington is having with funding education. Central to… Continue reading

Eighth-grader completes week as Senate page for 26th District’s Angel

OLYMPIA — Eighth-grader Forest Kelly from Heritage Christian School in University Place finished a weeklong stint as a page in the Washington State Senate at… Continue reading